Get your hospital card

All patients visiting the MUHC for the first time must visit the Admitting Office to obtain a hospital card at one of the locations below. You should also bring your valid Quebec health insurance card.

If you already have a hospital card, verify that it has not expired.

Montreal General Hospital

  • Livingston Hall, 6th floor (L6.130 )
  • Open 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. - Monday to Friday

Glen site (Royal Victoria Hospital, Montreal Chest Institute, Cedars Cancer Centre)

  • RC level near the Royal Victoria Hospital main entrance
    (C RC.0046)
  • Open 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. - Monday to Friday
  • Open 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. - Weekends

Glen site (Montreal Children's Hospital)

  • RC level near the Royal Victoria Hospital main entrance
    (C RC.0036)
  • Open 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. - Monday to Friday

Lachine Hospital

  • 1B5 
  • Open 6 a.m. to midnight - Monday to Friday

Montreal Neurological Hospital

  • Ground floor near the Information Desk (165 C)
  • Open 7:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. - Monday to Friday
  • Open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. - Weekends

Please note: patients need separate cards if they are being treated at the Glen site, the Montreal General Hospital, or Lachine. 

If you require a hospital card outside of Admitting opening hours, visit the Emergency Department.